Phew!

We made it ... well of a fashion. We took 2 weeks off and we literally did not stop. We moved house. We moved office. We moved the chickens. And still we have lots to do. The first thing that came over was the spare bedroom, so that we'd at least have a bed to … Continue reading Phew!

A new office

So I have a desk in the dining room overlooking the bird table in the garden. The desk is of a very dark oak and it goes very well with the rest of the dining furniture. It's a bit cold and drafty, I have to have a fan heater on most of the time, but … Continue reading A new office

The 10% pot

Many writers I know are very sensible about looking after their money. They do their taxes throughout the year, so they're ready to go at tax time, and they save up to 25% of their income to cover the tax bill - and often more, if they have very lucrative deals and contracts. However, there … Continue reading The 10% pot